[LMB] OT: Language

Joel Polowin jpolowin at hotmail.com
Sat Aug 10 18:01:12 BST 2019


Howard Brazee <howard at brazee.net> wrote:
> In one of my brother?s Mil-SF novels, he mentions some beef that is
> named after the prize bull (or steer?) that that vat beef originated
> from.  Kind of like Angus beef, only this would be marketed to one
> particular animal.

Wasn't there an old SF story set on the Moon or a space station, where
they had a vat-cow named Bossie which produced unlimited amounts of
milk, but also vast amounts of liver which had to be consumed?

Joel


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